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Syria regime backer shot dead in Lebanon

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A Syrian official was assassinated by armed men at his home in south Lebanon early Wednesday, his wife and witnesses said, in the first such killing on Lebanese soil. 

Undated picture released by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) shows Mohammad Darrar Jamo, head of the political and international relations division of the International Organisation for Arab Immigrants. Jamo was assassinated by armed men outside his home in south Lebanon on Wednesday, his wife and witnesses said, in the first such killing in the country.

The victim was Mohammad Darrar Jamo, a pro-regime Syrian political commentator who often appeared on Lebanese television to defend Syria's President Bashar al-Assad.

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